This coming weekend has a full slate of events all over the area at various distances from 5k to half marathon and everything in between. Lots of worthy causes as well.
It is the last weekend before the big Memorial Day weekend and the weather at this time of the year is ideal for running.
Here are some events this weekend:
Saturday, May 17, 8:30 a.m. 5k, Spring into Summer, Mater Dei HS, Middletown, N.J.
Saturday, May 17 5k,, Run to Educate, Howell, N.J.
Saturday, May 17, 5k, Run for Teddy, Whiting, N.J.
Saturday, May 17, 9 a.m. 5k, Run for AIR, Mercer County Park, West Windsor, N.J.
Saturday, May 17, 5k at 9 a.m, 1 Mile at 9:30 a.m. Mighty Can 5k Run and Walk, Long Beach Island, N.J. Cancelled
Sunday, May 4, 8:00 a.m. 3, 6, 10 plus miles, Sunday Run, Bodman Park, Middletown, N.J. - new start time of 8 a.m. for the summer.
Sunday, May 18, 8:30 am, 5 Miles Carlee Wines 5 Miler, Manalapan, N.J.
Sunday, May 18, 5k, Hair of the Dog 5k, Run through the Vineyard, Robbinsville, N.J.
Sunday, May 18, 5K, American Rescue Dog 5K-9, Bark in the Park, Manchester, N.J.
Sunday, May 18, 8:30 a.m. 5k, Miles for Mike, Pequannock, N.J.
Sunday, May 18, 9;30 a.m. Run for Rachel, Livingston, N.J.
Sunday, May 18 8:30 a.m.SuperHero Half Marathon, Morristown, N.J.
Sunday, May 18, 7;30 a.m. The Wild Half Marathon, Wildwood, N.J.
Sunday, May 18, 9 a.m. 5k, Bark in the Park, Manchester Twp, N.J.
Sunday, May 18, 5k, Animals with Cancer 5k, Liberty State Park, Jersey City, N.J.
More upcoming events can be found on The Race Calendar